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Of or relating to a tailor, tailoring, or tailored clothing: sartorial elegance.

[From Late Latin sartor, tailor; see sartorius.]

sar·to′ri·al·ly adv.


(sɑːˈtɔːrɪəl) or


1. of or relating to a tailor or to tailoring
2. (Anatomy) anatomy of or relating to the sartorius
[C19: from Late Latin sartōrius from sartor]
sarˈtorially adv


(sɑrˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-)

1. of or pertaining to tailors or their trade.
2. of or pertaining to clothing or style or manner of dress: sartorial splendor.
3. of or pertaining to the sartorius.
[1815–25; < Late Latin sartor tailor + -ial]
sar•to′ri•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sartorial - of or relating to the sartorius muscle
2.sartorial - of or relating to a tailor or to tailoring


[sɑːˈtɔːrɪəl] ADJrelativo al vestido
sartorial eleganceelegancia f en el vestido
sartorial tastegusto m en vestidos


[sɑːrˈtɔːriəl] adj (formal) [elegance, advice] → vestimentaire


adj his sartorial elegancesein elegantes Aussehen, seine elegante Art, sich zu kleiden; the very last word in sartorial eleganceder letzte Schrei in der Herrenmode; his unusual sartorial preferencesseine Vorliebe für ungewöhnliche Kleidung; sartorial stylesHerrenmoden pl


[sɑːˈtɔːrɪəl] adj (frm) → sartoriale
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